A Letter to my Dad

I am not quite sure how I can truly thank you for supporting me through all these years, growing up and now that I’ve left home. I know I have been a difficult person at times to deal with but that doesn’t mean that I ever lost sight of how…

Mountains and the Mind

Edges and exposure are a bit of a no go for me and for a long time this has held me back from doing the exciting and challenging things that I want to be doing: ridge walking, climbing, scrambling and so on. One wrong step could see me hurtling down some…

Adventure: A Mindset

How do you perceive adventure? Is it something big and scary or can it be reduced to bite sized chunks? I always felt that to go on an adventure was something grand; it was something that took a lot of time and a lot of money; it was something that…